The seventh-grade South Georgia Kings basketball team placed second at the Cherokee Classic Tournament on April 20 in Cherokee County.
The squad claimed four straight wins in the tournament before the boys fell in the finals.
In the first game, SGK beat Team TNBC, 61-29; topped Reach Higher Kings, 66-32, in game two; and defeated Innerman Rebels, 62-25, in the quarterfinals. In the semifinals, Team TNBC Gold proved to be a challenge, but SGK still claimed an 82-63 win.
However, Florida Force took the championship trophy by beating SGK, 63-35.
SKG is ranked eighth in the state out of 180 teams.